Justin Verlander News

  • J-Up (two 3-run HRs), Tigers thump Red Sox

    Justin Upton, denied a potential game-tying home run by Comerica Park's deep center field Saturday night, put a pair of three-run homers into the left-field seats Sunday afternoon, powering the Tigers to a four-game series split against the Red Sox with a 10-5 win.

  • Pass it on: Verlander mentoring Fulmer

    Justin Verlander has been where Michael Fulmer is now. A decade ago, Verlander was the rookie sensation in the Tigers' rotation, delivering like an ace every five games and pitching Detroit into contention. He was the youngster pitching beyond his previous innings level, trying to maintain not only his rotation spot but the quality pitching that got him there.

  • Verlander's gem provides silver lining to tough series

    Justin Verlander is as awesome as ever. If there were any positives for the Tigers to take away from a tough 3-1 loss to the Mariners on Wednesday night, that was the major one.

  • Verlander limits hits, but gets hurt by homers

    Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander has given up three homers in a game seven times in his career. None of the other six were quite like Tuesday night's 6-1 loss to the Royals.

  • JV's squad schools Syndergaard, Mets

    The battle of young and old strikeout pitchers at Comerica Park went to the old guard on Friday night. Justin Verlander outpitched Noah Syndergaard with six innings of one-run ball and nine strikeouts, earning the Tigers their ninth win in 10 games with a 4-3 victory over the Mets.

  • No changing of guard as Verlander bests Thor

    Justin Verlander has insisted for years that he doesn't pitch against the other team's starter, no matter how good the other pitcher is. As an American League pitcher, he's factually correct. As competitive as Verlander is, though, it has always been difficult to believe.

  • Verlander takes AL's monthly pitcher honors

    Justin Verlander's return to dominance has earned the Tigers right-hander American League Pitcher of the Month honors for July.

  • Tigers rally for walk-off win that 'stands out'

    It went from real low to real high. That's how Tigers manager Brad Ausmus described Saturday's ninth-inning rally that helped the Tigers beat the Astros, 3-2, at Comerica Park.

  • Verlander: Tigers' rally 'beautiful thing'

    It was Justin Verlander's game. Then, it was the Tigers' rally.

  • Verlander keeps rolling, stifles potent Red Sox

    Red-hot righty Justin Verlander won his 10th game, plowing through the Red Sox's lineup for his 15th quality start of the season in the Tigers' 4-2 win on Monday.

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